Bestselling books the week of 9/20/12, according to IndieBound*

What's selling best at independent bookstores across America.


1. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn, Crown
 2. Telegraph Avenue, by Michael Chabon, Harper
 3. A Wanted Man, by Lee Child, Delacorte
 4. This Is How You Lose Her, by Junot Díaz, Riverhead
 5. The Time Keeper, by Mitch Albom, Hyperion
 6. NW, by Zadie Smith, Penguin Press
 7. The Beautiful Mystery, by Louise Penny, Minotaur
 8. A Dance With Dragons, by George R.R. Martin, Bantam
 9. Where'd You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple, Little Brown
 10. The Light Between Oceans, by M.L. Stedman, Scribner
 11. The Yellow Birds, by Kevin Powers, Little Brown
 12. The Bartender's Tale, by Ivan Doig, Riverhead
 13. Broken Harbor, by Tana French, Viking
 14. Shadow of Night, by Deborah Harkness, Viking
 15. The Dog Stars, by Peter Heller, Knopf

*Published Thursday, September 20, 2012 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 16, 2012). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit

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